Transport minister dreams of bullet trains … but commuters want Metrorail to work now

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- groundup.org.za | 3 weeks ago

To see firsthand what commuters face in the Western Cape, Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula planned to take a train from Khayelitsha to Langa on Tuesday morning.

The trip did not go as planned. After a long delay and withfurther delays expected because of two deaths on the Central Line, Mbalula abandoned commuters and used his ministerial escort instead to get to Langa.

Here he engaged with the media and civil society organisations.

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